Conversions - General Question

Whats the best way to make more spare in a loft room?


3 Answers

Best Answer

Best way to make space in your loft is to do a loft conversion.
You will need planning and building regs, also structural engineer .

Answered 13th Apr 2011


Member since 29 Oct 2008

Dependant upon the size and the monies you want to spend.
With certain lofts you can make space with small alterations to bearers and beams to allow for more space and still keep the roof supported. So there are quick wins.
But with a full loft conversion would be to create the dormer to give more head room and to get a structural engineer to look at strengthening existing joists to receive flooring panels to spread the weight.

Answered 13th Apr 2011

Flexible Mobility Ltd

Member since 24 Mar 2011

hire an architect to produce drawings then a quote can be costed and get these passed.

Answered 14th Apr 2011

JBC Building Services

Member since 2 Mar 2010

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